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David Files "Uncle" Holcomb
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1878
Houston County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 1958
Palestine
Anderson County
Texas, USA

Found age 2, with his family
1880 Houston County Texas Census
Name Kin Gender Age Born Occ.Father Mother
David HOLCOMB Self Male 29 TX Farmer MS MS
Mary HOLCOMB wife Fema 25 LA KeepHouse MSAR
Mary Lou HOLCOMB Dau Female 5 TX TX LA
David HOLCOMB Son Male 2 TX TX LA
Billy HOLCOMB Son Male 1M TX TX LA

Uncle Dave never married. He lived in Palestine and rarely came to Elkhart.

In the 23 Apr 1910 census of Anderson Co., TX [E.D. 14, p. 193B, Pct. 2, Fam. #90] David F. Holcomb, age 30, single, b. TX is listed with his mother, Mary Ann Kersh, age 54, b. LA, widow, mother of 9 children / 6 children still living. Two other Kersh children, son Web, age 16 and a daughter age 9 are living in the household.


 
 
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 Parents:
  David Files Holcomb (1850 - 1886)
  Mary Ann Johnston Kersh (1855 - 1942)
 
 Siblings:
  David Files Holcomb (1878 - 1958)
  Lydia Elizabeth Ann Holcomb Torkelson (1882 - 1968)*
  Beulah Lenora Kersh Wells (1890 - 1978)**
  Daniel Webster Kersh (1893 - 1987)**
  Fannie Jewell Kersh Earl (1901 - 2006)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Guiceland Cemetery
Grapeland
Houston County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Katherine Torkelson
Record added: Jul 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74060285
David Files Uncle Holcomb
Added by: Katherine Torkelson
 
 
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